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audio Scorecard of 50 Police Body Camera Programs Shows Failure to Protect Civil Rights (audio/mpeg 12.2mb) by via The Leadership Conference
WASHINGTON, August 2, 2016 – Today The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights and Upturn released a scorecard (see: https://www.bwcscorecard.org/) that evaluates the civil rights safeguards of police body-worn camera programs in 50 U.S. cities. It shows a nationwide failure to protect the civil rights and privacy of surveilled communities. In November 2015, these organizations released an initial scorecard evaluating 25 programs. This new edition updates the policies of those origina...
Posted: Fri Aug 5, 2016 12:39AM
audio Pam Whalen interviewed Agustin and Patricia on KFCF 88.1 FM (Attachment On: Struggle and Hope CD Release and Celebration) (audio/mpeg 107.0mb) by Mike Rhodes
This 57 minute interview includes music from the Struggle and Hope CD....
Posted: Sun Jun 26, 2016 3:43PM
audio Dawn Collins on RootsCampLA 2016 (audio/mpeg 10.5mb) by wtul news
We talked to Dawn Collins about Roots Camp LA, a day long unconference at UNO Student Center this Saturday, June 25th, for progressive activists to gather and share stories of success organizing at the statewide level. This year's program includes a networking night friday at Kajun's on St Claude, and Saturday night spoken word....
Posted: Thu Jun 23, 2016 5:25AM
audio Cat Brooks, Darwin BondGraham and Ali Winston speak about Oakland police criminal culture (audio/mpeg 13.4mb) by Democracy Now!
AMY GOODMAN: We’re joined by three guests. In San Francisco, California, we’re joined by Cat Brooks. She is an Oakland-based Black Lives Matter activist, co-founder of the Anti Police-Terror Project. Brooks helped organize Friday’s protest against the Oakland Police Department. In Berkeley, we’re joined by two reporters who helped break the Oakland Police Department sex crime story. Darwin BondGraham and Ali Winston are journalists with the East Bay Express....
Posted: Tue Jun 21, 2016 8:10PM
audio The problem with writing in Bernie (audio/mpeg 1.8mb) by KPFA Weekend News/Ann Garrison
Will write-in presidential ballots for Bernie Sanders be counted or reported? Only in a few states unless Sanders files declarations of write-in candidacy, including lists of electors, and Bernie Sanders has stated throughout his campaign that he will not do so....
Posted: Sun Jun 19, 2016 4:46PM
audio California Greens kick off registration and re-registration drive (audio/mpeg 3.4mb) by KPFA Weekend News/Ann Garrison
Thirty-two thousand members of the California Green Party, roughly 30% of its members, re-registered this year, presumably to vote for Bernie Sanders in the state’s Democratic primary. The Peace and Freedom Party, the other left party whose name appears on California ballots, lost 7,000 registered voters, or 9% of its membership. This week California Greens kicked off a drive to re-register former Greens and register those newly disaffected with the Democratic Party....
Posted: Sun Jun 12, 2016 9:07AM
audio Full audio of Sanders' Oakland rally (Attachment On: Bernie Sanders rallies in Oakland before California primary, 5/30/16) (audio/mpeg 27.3mb) by Dave Id
Full audio 1:15:29 Audio begins with Gus Newport and Danny Glover Reich reaches the podium at 14:00 Sanders walks to the stage at 18:30 DxE protest interr...
Posted: Mon Jun 6, 2016 4:39PM
audio Death Row calling...4-19-16 Mouse Report (audio/mpeg 70.4mb) by DJ Mouse
Weolcome to 1984...(yeah, I know that was what they called it 32 years ago...but here it comes again)...and your mission, Winston, is to...you know...divide and conquer...blame the victim...play dumb......
Posted: Tue Apr 19, 2016 1:45PM
audio Kevin Cooper call from death row (audio/mpeg 23.6mb) by DJ Mouse
Live from death row...the innocent Kevin Cooper...framed by the guilty...speaks from the front line in the struggle against stste murder....
Posted: Sun Apr 17, 2016 5:24AM
audio Hard Knock Radio on MLK and 2016 Reclaim MLK 96 Hours of Action (audio/mpeg 10.3mb) by KPFA
Hard Knock Radio is a drive-time Hip-Hop talk show on KPFA (94.1FM @ 4-5 pm Monday-Friday), a community radio station without corporate underwriting, hosted by Davey D and Anita Johnson. This is their series of broadcasts around Martin Luther King Jr Day 2016....
Posted: Wed Jan 20, 2016 10:56PM
audio #Reclaim MLK 2016: 96 Hours of Direct Action (Attachment On: Hard Knock Radio on MLK and 2016 Reclaim MLK 96 Hours of Action) (audio/mpeg 10.3mb) by KPFA
January 19, 2016 On today’s program we speak with Alicia one of the protesters from the Bay Area Bridge shut down. And later we hear from organizers gathered...
Posted: Wed Jan 20, 2016 10:56PM
audio Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. : Remembering the Dream (Attachment On: Hard Knock Radio on MLK and 2016 Reclaim MLK 96 Hours of Action) (audio/mpeg 10.3mb) by KPFA
January 15, 2016 Today on Hard Knock, we’ll hear landmark speeches from American Civil Rights icon, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., along with interviews fr...
Posted: Wed Jan 20, 2016 10:56PM
audio 0.1% Power Elite 'owl worshippers' meeting now in secret at California's Bohemian Grove (audio/mpeg 51.8mb) by Tony Gosling, Martin Summers
Interview with Sociology Professor Peter Phillips from Sonoma County University, California, USA – founder of Project Censored & author of dissertation: A Relative Advantage: Sociology of the San Francisco Bohemian Club (1994) – he discusses Bohemian Grove where rich and influential men, including politicians, meet once a year to have fun and network...
Posted: Sat Jul 25, 2015 6:13AM
audio The Dark History of the California Bear Flag: An Interview with Alex Abella (audio/mpeg 8.0mb) by Dump the California Bear Flag
Alex Abella is a journalist and author. His article for the Los Angeles Times called California, it's time to dump the Bear Flag, tells the history of California’s Bear Flag and its origins in a racist revolt....
Posted: Fri Jul 17, 2015 1:15PM
audio The Campaign To Repeal Public Funding Of Charters In CA With Kathleen Carroll (audio/x-wav 29.2mb) by WorkWeek Radio KPFA Pacifica
Kathleen Carroll, a public education advocate and lawyer who was fired for whistleblowing at the California Commission on Teacher Credentials discusses the campaign to repeal a 1992 law in California that allowed for public funding of privately run charters....
Posted: Fri Jun 19, 2015 4:46PM
audio Anti-Eviction Mapping Mural Project interview on Settingthestandard (audio/x-wav 263.0mb) by paz
JUST IN from the amazing folks at the Anti-Eviction Mapping Project. The long-awaited "Narratives of Displacement" is an oral history project map featuring the stories of the displaced upon a background of no-fault evictions in San Francisco and foreclosures in Alameda County. "The audio and video stories are embedded on the map, often in short and long format, so that viewers can engage in different clips of stories, or at times delve into deeper stories of loss and resistance." Check it ou...
Posted: Tue May 19, 2015 1:38PM
audio Anarchy on the Shop Floor: Anarchists in Contemporary Labor Struggles (audio/mpeg 59.3mb) by FireWorks
Militants talk about organizing happening at various workplaces around the Bay Area and beyond. Recorded at the Bay Area Anarchist Bookfair, 2015....
Posted: Sun May 10, 2015 12:22AM
audio Dan Bacher Speaks Out About Water (audio/mpeg 15.1mb) by Mike Rhodes
Pam Whalen interviewed Dan Bacher on the Street Heat radio show heard on KFCF 88.1 FM Friday, April 24. The 16:31 minute audio starts out with a brief clip of Mark Arax speaking at a water conference earlier that day and then Dan’s comments about and solutions to the water crisis in California....
Posted: Sun Apr 26, 2015 8:39AM